Keith Tyson
Installation View
October 3November 14, 2009
Installation View
May 23June 27, 2009

KEITH TYSON

Born
Ulverston, Cumbria, England, 1969

Education
Barrow-in-Furness College of Engineering,Mechanical Engineering Craft Studies
(M.E.C.S.), 1984–1989
Carlisle College of Art, 1989–1990
University of Brighton, Alternative Practice, 1990–1993

Lives and works in the United Kingdom

Select One-Person Exhibitions

2014
A Mystery to Myself, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013
Panta Rhei, Pace, London, UK

2011
Entangled in the Amber Glow of a Weary Woven World, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Keith Tyson: Contemporary Grotesques, Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, France

2010
Keith Tyson: 52 Variables, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

2009
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
Cloud Choreography and Other Emergent Systems, Parasol Unit Foundation for Contemporary art
, London, UK

2008
Keith Tyson: Random Nature, Project B Contemporary Art, Milan, Italy
Keith Tyson: Nature Paintings, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle, UK
Keith Tyson: Fractal Dice, PaceWildenstein, 545 West 22nd Street, New York, NY

2007
Keith Tyson: Studio Wall Drawings 1997–2007, Haunch of Venison, London, UK
Keith Tyson
, Gana Art Gallery, Seoul, South Korea 

2006
Keith Tyson: Large Field Array, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen, Denmark; traveled to De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art, Tilburg, Netherlands; PaceWildenstein, New York, NY
Keith Tyson: Nature Paintings, Haunch of Venison, Zurich, Switzerland
Keith Tyson: The Sum of All Possible Paths, Galerie Georges-Philippe and Nathalie Vallois, Paris, France

2005
Keith Tyson: Geno Pheno, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY

2004
Geno Pheno 1, Haunch of Venison, London, UK

2003
Collected Short Stories, Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, France
Works from a Teleological Accelerator, Arndt and Partner, Berlin, Germany
The Terrible Weight of History, Galerie Judin, Zurich, Switzerland

2002
Supercollider, South London Gallery, London, UK
Keith Tyson, Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

2000
Studio Wall Drawings, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK
One of Each, Galerie Ursula Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria

1999
Keith Tyson, Delfina, London, UK
Molecular Compound No. 4, Kleines Helmhaus, Zurich, Switzerland

1997
Keith Tyson, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK
New Artmachine Paintings, Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, France

1996
Keith Tyson, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, NY 

1995
From the Artmachine (14 Iterations), Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK

Select Group Exhibitions 

2014
The Drawing Room
, Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

2012
Painting Without Paint, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Freedom Not Genius: Works from Damien Hirst’s MurderMe Collection
, Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin, Italy
Beyond Reality: British Painting Today
, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic
Sacred Geometry and Secular Science
, Loyola University Museum of Art, Chicago, IL

2011
Adventures in Wonderland
, MdM Museum, Porto Cervo, Italy
Summer Exhibition
, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
7th La Biennale de Montréal: Chance
, École des beaux-arts de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
Space. About a Dream,
Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
Peeping Tom
, Kunsnthal KAdE, Amersfoort, Netherlands

2010
Plus Art, Plus Art Projects, London, UK
50 Years at Pace
, Pace Gallery, New York, NY
Shut Your Eyes in Order to See
, Galerie Praz Delavallade, Paris, France
VaXINations
, Xippas Gallery, Athens, Greece
Changing The World
, ARNDT Contemporary Art GmbH and Co, Berlin, Germany
Pastiche
, Pace Gallery, New York, NY
The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place
, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
Peeping Tom
, Vegas Gallery, London, UK
Dopplereffekt – Images in Art and Science
, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany
On the Square
, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY

2009
Earth: Art of a Changing World, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
Capturing Claudia
, Colnaghi Gallery, London, UK
The Age of the Marvellous
, All Visual Arts, London, UK
15th Anniversary Inaugural Exhibition
, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
Pete and Repeat: Works from the Zabludowicz Collection
, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
Il faut étre absolument modern
, Paradise Row, Istanbul, Turkey
A Walk on the Beach
, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY
Walking in my Mind
, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
Universal Code: Art and Cosmology in the Information Age
, The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery at Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada
Mythologies
, Haunch of Venison, London, UK
From Art School to University: Art and Design at Brighton 1859–2009
, University of Brighton Gallery, UK

2008
In Drawing, Purdy Hicks, London, UK
Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha
, Flag Art Foundation, New York, NY;  traveled to Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, NY
Diagonal Argument
, Bétonsalon, Paris, France
History in the Making: A Retrospective of The Turner Prize
, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Beyond Measure: Conversations Across Art and Science
, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK
Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, Mission: to Interpret and Understand Contemporary Art
, Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK
Estratos
, Proyecto Arte Contemporáneo, Murcia, Spain
Accidental Modernism
, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York, NY

2007
Turner Prize Retrospective, Tate Britain, London, UK
You’ll Never Know – Drawing and Random Interference, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle, Cumbria, UK
Aggression of Beauty, Arndt and Partner, Berlin, Germany
Reconstruction #2, Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire, UK
Unfinished Symphony…, Fine Art Society, London, UK
Oeuvres Encombrantes, Gallerie Vallois, Paris, France

2006
You’ll Never Know: Drawing and Random Interference, Hayward Gallery Touring Show, London, UK; traveled to Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston; Glynn Vivian Gallery, Swansea; The Lowry, Salford; The New Art Gallery, Walsall; Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle
How to Improve the World: 60 Years of British Art, Hayward Gallery, South Bank Centre, London, UK
Exposed: Art and Culture from England’s North West, Manchester Square, London, UK

2005
Dionysiac, Centre Geroges Pompidou, Paris, France
Logical Conclusions: 40 Years of Rule Based Art, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY
Summer Group Show, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY

2004
Another Zero, Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy
Is There A Curator to Save the Show?, Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, France

2003
Outlook: Contemporary Art Exhibition, International Art Exhibition in Athens, Greece
The Lost Collection of an Invisible Man
, Laing Art Gallry, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK
Talking Pieces, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany
Micro/Macro: British Art 1996–2002, Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest, Hungary
Thatcher, Blue Gallery, London, UK
Home, Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, France
Independence: Issues with a Contemporary Relevance, South London Gallery, London, UK

2002
Reality Check: Recent Developments in British Photography and Video, Organized by the British Council and the Photographers’ Gallery; traveled to Moderna Galerija, Llubljana, Solvenia; Wharf Road, London, UK; House of Artists, Zagreb, Croatia; Gallery Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic; Bunkier Gallery, Krakow, Poland; Latvia Arsenals, Riga, Romania
Turner Prize Exhibition, Tate Britain, London, UK
Comer o No Comer, Centro de Arte de Salamanca, Spain
Flights of Reality, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge and Turnpike Gallery, Manchester, UK
Con Art: Magic/ Object/ Action, Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK
25 São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo, Brazil
Public Affairs, Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland
Strike, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, West Midlands, UK

2001
L’ effet Larsen: processus de resonances dans l’art contemporain, OK Centrum für Gegenwartskunst, Linz, Austria; traveled to Casino-Forum d’ Art Contemporain, Luxembourg
Brave New World, Galeria OMR, Mexico City, Mexico
Century City: Art and Culture in the Modern Metropolis
, Tate Modern, London, UK
The Fantastic Recurrence of Certain Situations: Recent British Art and Photography, Sala de exposiciones del Canal de Isabel II, Madrid, Spain
Makeshift, University of Brighton Art Gallery, UK
Nothing, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, UK; traveled to Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius Lithuania; Rooseum Malmo and Mead Gallery, Warwick, UK
Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany
49 Biennale de Venezia, Venice, Italy
Open Plan P3: The Marathon, Alphadelta Gallery and Artio Gallery, Athens, Greece

2000
Over the Edges, SMAK-Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium
Dream Machines, Hayward Gallery, London, national touring exhibition; Dundee Contemporary Arts; Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield; Camden Arts Centre, London, UK
Urs Fischer “Tagessuppen/Soups of the Days” und “Domestic Pairs Project” (mit/withvKeith Tyson), Kunsthaus Glarus, Switzerland
The British Art Show 5, Scottish Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland; traveled to Millais Gallery, Southampton; Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, UK

1999
Seeing Time: Selections from the Pamela and Richard Kramlich Collection of Media Art,  San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Nerve: cZ1 (happening), Nash Room, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK

1998
Il Luogo Degli Angeli, Museo Laboratorio, Città Sant’ Angelo, Villa Bottini, Lucca, Italy
Show Me the Money, 8 Dukes Mews, London, UK
What’s in a Name? Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK

1997
Private Face–Urban Space: A New Generation of Artists from Britain, Old Gasworks, Athens, Greece; traveled to Rethymnon Centre for Contemporary Art - L. Kanakakis Municipal Gallery, Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
Dissolution, Laurent Delaye Gallery, London, UK
Low Maintenance and High Precision, Hales Gallery and 172 Deptford High Street, London, UK
Guarene Arte 97, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo per l’Arte, Turin, Italy

1996
Pandemonium, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK
Surfing Systems, Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel, Germany
Madame ma conscience, Friche Belle Belle de Mai, Marseilles, France; traveled to Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, France
Art and Innovation Shortlist Exhibition, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK
In Passing, The Tannery Project Space, London, UK
On a Clear Day…, Cambridge Darkroom Gallery, First Site Gallery, Colchester; Focal Point Gallery, South End; John Hansard Gallery, South Hampton; Institute of Contemporary Art, London; Middlesborough Art Gallery
Superstore Deluxe, UP & Co., New York, NY
White Hysteria, Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia

1995
Disneyland After Dark, Uppsala Konstmuseum, Sweden; traveled to Kunstamt Kreuzberg/Betanien, Berlin, Germany
Night and Day, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK

1994
Institute of Cultural Anxiety, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK
Spit in the Ocean
, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK
The Observatory, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK

1993
The Space Between, Gallery Fortlaan 17, Gent, Belgium

1990
Passive Voyeurs, Stanwicks Theatre Complex, Carlisle, UK

Bibliography

2013
Beaumont, Grace. "Keith Tyson." Artforum.com, March 14, 2013.
Coxhead, Gabriel. "Keith Tyson." Time Out (London), March 27, 2013.
Modica, Suzanne. Stonescape: Revealed. Napa, CA: Stonescape, 2013.Ruf, Beatrix. Panta Rhei: Keith Tyson. London: Pace London, 2013.
Thornley, Laura. "Keith Tyson's Flowery, Romantic Side: 'Panta Rhei.'" One Stop Arts, February 8, 2013.
Wright, Karen. "In the Studio: Keith Tyson, Artist." Independent (London), February 15, 2013.

2011
Drucks, Achim. "12 Harmonics: Keith Tyson's Spectacular Work for Winchester House," Deutsche Bank Artmag, no. 67 (October 2011). http://db-artmag.com/en/67/feature/12-harmonics-keith-tysons-spectacular....

2009
Bedford, Christopher. “Keith Tyson.” Artforum 48, no. 1 (September 2009): 300-01

Grants and Awards                 

2007
Professorship, University of Brighton, United Kingdom

2005
Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters, University of Brighton

2004
Begins association with PaceWildenstein, New York

2002
Turner Prize

1996
Institute of Contemporary Art: Arts and Innovation Award 1996


Selected Public Collections

Arts Council Collection, London
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
Foundation François Pinault, Paris
French National Art Collection (FNAC), Paris
The Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, England
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
The South London Gallery Collection, London
Stedelijk Museum voor Actuelle Kunst (SMAK), Gent, Belgium
Tate Modern, London

Walleston, Aimee. "A Full Deck: Keith Tyson," Artinamerica.com, January 6, 2010.
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Drucks, Achim. "12 Harmonics: Keith Tyson's Spectacular Work for Winchester House," Deutsche Bank Artmag, no. 67 (October 2011).
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